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Kia in talks to open $1.5 billion Mexico assembly plant, report says

23 July, 2014 - 01:52
Kia is in talks with Mexico to open a new auto assembly plant worth at least $1.5 billion, officials from Nuevo Leon's state government told Reuters.

GM to invest $800 million to renovate operations, add 1,750 jobs in Michigan

23 July, 2014 - 01:07
GM plans to invest $800 million in Michigan as part of plans to renovate facilities throughout the state to support future vehicle platforms and programs.

GM to invest $800 to renovate operations, add 1,750 jobs in Michigan

23 July, 2014 - 01:07
GM plans to invest $800 million in Michigan as part of plans to renovate facilities throughout the state to support future vehicle platforms and programs.

Chrysler recalls older Jeep Commanders and Grand Cherokees for ignition switch

22 July, 2014 - 23:15
Chrysler Group will recall as many as 792,300 2006-07 Jeep Commanders and 2005-06 Jeep Grand Cherokees globally to fix ignition switches that could be knocked out of the 'on' position, causing a stall and possible loss of power to the...

New F-150's fuel economy will improve, but can it best Ram 1500?

22 July, 2014 - 21:50
Ford's new aluminum-bodied 2015 F-150 pickup coming this fall might not be able to beat Chrysler Group's Ram 1500 and claim best-in-class fuel economy.

New F-150 will improve fuel economy, but can it best Ram 1500?

22 July, 2014 - 21:50
Ford's new aluminum-bodied 2015 F-150 pickup coming this fall might not be able to beat Chrysler Group's Ram 1500 and claim best-in-class fuel economy.

VW CEO to address workers about billions in planned cost cuts

22 July, 2014 - 20:49
Volkswagen's CEO will address thousands of workers at its biggest plant on Wednesday as he attempts to win their support for cost cuts at the carmaker's core VW brand.

Lockheed exec Washington succeeds Mascarenas as Ford's chief technical officer

22 July, 2014 - 20:10
Ford has hired Lockheed executive Ken Washington as chief technical officer and vice president of research and advanced engineering, effective August 18, in a series of changes to the company's leadership team.

Ken Washington succeeds Mascarenas as Ford's chief technical officer

22 July, 2014 - 20:10
Ford has hired Ken Washington as chief technical officer and vice president of research and advanced engineering, effective August 18, in a series of changes to the company's leadership team.

Lighter Ford F-150 to feature less standard hp, torque

22 July, 2014 - 19:34
Ford's new aluminum-bodied F-150 will come with less standard horsepower and torque than today's pickups. In the lighter truck, drivers won't miss it, Ford executives said today.

Sonic's Q2 profits triple on extraordinary items; expenses rise

22 July, 2014 - 19:18
Sonic Automotive posted higher revenue and net profit during the second quarter, but expenses increased as the retailer continues to ready its launches of a new customer-experience initiative and standalone used-car stores.

Sonic's Q2 profits triple on extraordinary items; expenses rise

22 July, 2014 - 19:18
Sonic Automotive posted higher revenue and net profit during the second quarter, but expenses increased as the retailer continues to ready its launches of a new customer-experience initiative and standalone used-car stores.

Ford taps top engineer to lead Lincoln

22 July, 2014 - 18:52
In his first round of major personnel moves as Ford CEO, Mark Fields appointed the company's top engineer to lead Lincoln worldwide, replacing Jim Farley.

Metals and plastics company NN to buy supplier Autocam in $300 million deal

22 July, 2014 - 18:23
A Tennessee metals and plastics company said it has agreed to acquire auto parts supplier Autocam in a deal valued at $300 million.

Former Ford digital exec Monty joins PR and social media firm

22 July, 2014 - 16:16
Scott Monty, Ford's former social media chief who left the automaker two months ago, is joining Shift Communications, a public relations and social media agency with offices in Boston, San Francisco and New York.

Asbury posts Q2 double-digit profit, revenue gains

22 July, 2014 - 14:07
Improving car sales and a double-digit revenue jump helped drive second-quarter profits up 33 percent at Asbury Automotive Group, as all parts of its business showed gains, the auto retailer said today.

Asbury Q2 profit up 33%

22 July, 2014 - 14:07
Asbury Automotive Group posted a 33 percent jump in quarterly profit, driven by strong demand for luxury vehicles.

Buick Regal, Volvo S60 join Consumer Reports' list of top upscale, sports sedans

22 July, 2014 - 13:00
The Buick Regal, refreshed with a revamped powertrain for 2014, now ranks among the top upscale sports sedans tested by Consumer Reports, just behind the BMW 328i but high enough to easily top the magazine's road test scores for the Cadillac ATS and...

Opel/Vauxhall to woo budget clients with low-end cars, report says

22 July, 2014 - 10:09
Opel plans to build a range of entry-level cars to recapture the type of budget customer who in the past bought Chevrolet cars, a report said.

Targeted digital video ads deliver preferred car colors

22 July, 2014 - 07:01
A New York company that creates personalized online video ads is harnessing the power of the palette. Say, for instance, a car shopper builds a shiny red SUV in an automaker's online configurator.

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